The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows PowerShell
Rank 68 73 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 30 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.47% 2.06% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 4.57% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 12
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £29,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.31% +0.62%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
529 657 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.54% 45.15% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 361 446 551
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 40 (76.92%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) C#
3 20 (38.46%) VMware
4 19 (36.54%) SQL
4 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 17 (32.69%) C++
6 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
7 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (26.92%) IIS
8 14 (26.92%) .NET
8 14 (26.92%) Linux
8 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
9 13 (25.00%) MVC
9 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (19.23%) Finance
11 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 9 (17.31%) Scrum
12 9 (17.31%) TDD
13 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
13 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
14 7 (13.46%) Oracle
14 7 (13.46%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (13.46%) WCF

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.92%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) DHCP
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) Selenium
2 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) AdminStudio
3 2 (3.85%) MSI
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Server Engineer
1 12 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
1 12 (23.08%) Windows Server Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Architect
2 9 (17.31%) PowerShell Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
1 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (13.46%) WCF
3 4 (7.69%) REST
3 4 (7.69%) SOAP
3 4 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (7.69%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) RESTful
5 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.92%) MDX
5 1 (1.92%) Memcached
5 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.85%) EMC VNX
2 2 (3.85%) EPoS
2 2 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.92%) Informatics
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (76.92%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
3 14 (26.92%) Linux
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (25.00%) MVC
2 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (17.31%) Scrum
3 9 (17.31%) TDD
4 6 (11.54%) BDD
4 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 6 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (11.54%) SOA
4 6 (11.54%) UML
5 5 (9.62%) SDLC
6 4 (7.69%) Analytics
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) Application Packaging
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.77%) Release Management
7 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) C#
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) C++
4 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.54%) Perl
5 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.54%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) C
7 4 (7.69%) Java
7 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.69%) VBScript
8 3 (5.77%) Ruby
8 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.77%) VB
9 2 (3.85%) Bourne shell
9 2 (3.85%) Korn
10 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
1 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.92%) CCENT
2 1 (1.92%) CCNA
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) HND
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.77%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) OpenSSH
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCCM
2 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (11.54%) Puppet
3 4 (7.69%) vRealize
4 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (3.85%) Ansible
6 1 (1.92%) Munin
6 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) VMware
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) EMC
5 4 (7.69%) Sage
6 3 (5.77%) Infoblox
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.85%) CA
7 2 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) Intel
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
8 1 (1.92%) IronPort
8 1 (1.92%) Meraki
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.92%) Sophos
8 1 (1.92%) Zerto
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Bonus +28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £50K + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago